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  • Retired female Army drill sergeant commander sues

    The first woman to head the Army's Drill Sergeant School at Fort Jackson has filed suit against the government, contending she was the target of racial and sexual discrimination.

Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa King said she still does not know what conduct of hers was being investigated by her superiors when she was suspended, but she claims her promotion to command of drill sergeant training was resented.

    Female drill sergeant fights removal

    COLUMBIA, S.C. | The first woman to command the Army's drill sergeant training took legal action Monday to reclaim her job, saying she was improperly suspended last year because of sexism and racism and demanding that two of her superiors be investigated for abuse of their authority.

  • Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa King (AP Photo/U.S. Army)

    Army suspends 1st female drill sergeant leader

    The Army has suspended the first woman to lead its drill sergeant school while it investigates an undisclosed personnel matter, the service said Thursday.

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